Chartered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Professionals of Nigeria (CIFIPN) has conferred and decorated the executive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Abdulrasheed Bawa with the institute’s fellowship award.
The president of the Institute, Mrs. Ayishetu Enape who led other board members to the corporate headquarters of the EFCC in Jabi, Abuja said the award is in recognition of his contributions to the fight against corruption in Nigeria through the investigation of many cases that led to the prosecution and conviction of corrupt persons.
According to her, “We are here today for two things; one, is to congratulate you formally on your well deserve appointment as the chairman of EFCC, and secondly to confer on you the prestigious Fellowship Award of CIFIPN as an illustrious individual and uncommon professional with enviable laurels in a class of his own.
“This fellowship conferment is predicated on your contributions to the fight against corruption in Nigeria, having investigated many cases that led to prosecution of corrupt persons in Nigeria.”
Responding, Bawa thanked the institute for finding him worthy of the award, stressing that he feels highly honoured to receive the fellowship.